Features journal articles on healthcare associated infections
Bartlett JG. A Call to Arms: The Imperative for Antimicrobial Stewardship. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2011: 53 (Supplement 1), S4-S7. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21795727 or http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/53/suppl_1/S4.full.pdf.
Gerber J, Prasad P, Fiks A, Localio A, Grundmeier R, Bell L, Wasserman R, Keren R, and Zaoutis T. Effect of an outpatient antimicrobial stewardship intervention on broad-spectrum antibiotic prescribing by primary care pediatricians. Journal American Medical Association, vol 309, June 12, 2013: pp 2345-2352. http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1696098
Ohl C and Ashley E. Antimicrobial stewardship programs in community hospitals: The evidence base and case studies. Clinical Infectious Disease, vol 53, Aug 15, 2011 : pp. S23-S28. http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/53/suppl_1/S23.abstract
Septimus E and Owens R. Need and potential of antimicrobial stewardship in community hospitals. Clinical Infectious Disease, vol 53, Aug 15, 2011: pp. S8-S14. http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/53/suppl_1/S8.full
Special Topic Issue: Antimicrobial Stewardship. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, April 2012, vol. 33, no. 4. http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/663249
Wilde A and Gross A. A new practitioner's guide to antimicrobial stewardship. American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, vol. 70, Dec 15, 2013: pp. 2180-2183. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24296840
Yam P, Fales D, Jemison J, Gillum M, and Sternstein M. Implementation of an antimicrobial stewardship program in a rural hospital. American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, vol. 69, July 1, 2012: pp. 1142-1148. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22722593